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Mets' top prospect Niese expected to start Tuesday vs. Brewers

Updated: September 1, 2008, 12:46 AM ET
Associated Press

MIAMI -- Top New York Mets pitching prospect Jonathon Niese will be called up from Triple-A New Orleans to make his major league debut in the heat of the playoff race Tuesday against Milwaukee.

Eight other players also will join the Mets on Monday when the active roster can be expanded to 40 players. They include pitching prospect Robert Parnell, three relievers and infielder-outfielder Marlon Anderson, who will be activated after spending a month on the disabled list with a hamstring injury.

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